[FFmpeg-devel] VQA samples from dune2000

Mike Melanson mike
Sun Sep 2 23:24:01 CEST 2007

Vitor Sessak wrote:
> Maybe you already know about it, but in case you don't and you intend to 
> reverse engineer it, 
> http://www.gamers.org/pub/idgames2/planetquake/planetcnc/cncdz/ has lots 
> of data about the format. See vqa_overview.zip and vqafilesguild.zip. 
> Also there is a decoder (vqatoavi) that decodes the dune2000 sample. It 
> looks like the author of the decoder is the same of the documentation, 
> so if it's not updated maybe he could give a little help if contacted.

Oh yes, VQA is well documented thanks largely to a community of Command
& Conquer fanboys. Someone just needs to implement the variations for v3
VQAs (like 16-bit mode).

	-Mike Melanson

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